Adele Grace

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Titans' Anna Diop responds to 'cruel comments' in the wake of on-set photo leak

After on-set filming photos from DC's upcoming live-action <i>Titans</i> series were leaked onto the internet earlier this week, one of its actors is …

Filmmaking

20+ Rarely Seen Photos Of America In The 1950’s Show How Different Life Was Before

The 1950’s are often viewed as a golden era in U.S. history, a time of happiness and prosperity, despite the threat of nuclear annihilation, racial …

Abandoned Buildings

A Dutch 'boy genius' said he could get the ocean to clean itself. Turns out, he's right.

<b>In 2012 — when he was just 18 — Dutch inventor and entrepreneur Boyan Slat gave his first TEDx Talk about cleaning up the ocean .</b><p>In his talk, he laid …

Pollution

An 8-year-old’s rape and murder inflames tensions between Hindus and Muslims in India

By Marwa Eltagouri<p>, Reporter<p>She was an 8-year-old girl who, while grazing her horses in a meadow in northern India in January, followed a man into the forest. Days later, Asifa Bano’s small, lifeless body was recovered there.<p>Police say that Asifa was given sedatives and, for three days, raped …

India

One woman’s viral response to man who ‘vandalised’ her van

The surprising response of a New South Wales florist to a man who vandalised her work van with graffiti has gone viral on social media.<p>Jessica …

Social Media

Meditation Changes Your Brain In These 7 Ways, According To Science

Are you in the habit of breathing deeply and clearing your mind for five or ten minutes a day? It turns out that meditation and mindfulness training …

13 of the Most Controversial Books of All Time

Despite the heated controversy surrounding these lightning-rod books, they continue to live on in hearts, minds, and libraries around the …

The 15 most powerful memoirs about addiction and recovery

Getting Clean

50 Novels All Men Should Read Before They Die

No excuses, now<p>Forget coming-of-age fiction or impenetrable 'classics' – these are the books all grown men should be ticking off. Why? Because they're as entertaining as they are wise<p>On Beauty – Zadie Smith<p>The Circle – Dave Eggers<p>East of Eden – John Steinbeck<p>The Road – Cormac McCarthy<p>The Blind …

Literature

‘Most of them were going to die’: Syria aid workers tell of apocalyptic scenes

Rescuers describe the scramble to help victims of the alleged chemical attack in Douma<p>Aid workers and local medics have described apocalyptic scenes in the besieged city of Douma, the site of a chemical attack that has killed at least 42 people, as they scrambled to save the survivors of the latest …

Middle East

When do you know you're old enough to die? Barbara Ehrenreich has some answers

With her latest book, Natural Causes, Barbara Ehrenreich notes that there’s an age at which death no longer requires much explanation<p>Four years ago, Barbara Ehrenreich, 76, reached the realisation that she was old enough to die. Not that the author, journalist and political activist was sick; she …

Health

Employable Me

ABCDOCUMENTARY<p>Fetching watchlist<p>Share<p>Share this on<p>Facebook<br>• Twitter<p>Send this by<p>Email<p>Following people with neuro-diverse conditions such as autism, OCD …

10 Horror Books So Terrifying You Might Not Be Able To Finish Them

It's 3AM, you have every light on in your apartment, and you're huddled on your bed, your stomach clenched in knots. Something outside makes a noise, …

10 Books You Pretend To Have Read (And Why You Should Really Read Them)

Science fiction and fantasy offer a rich legacy of great books - but that abundant pile of reading material can also be daunting. So sometimes, it's …

PNG earthquake: Women and children facing 'double trauma' from quake and tribal fighting

Made homeless by tribal enemies who kidnapped and gang-raped her last year, *Mary fled to a neighbouring village in Papua New Guinea's highlands to …

Want to read world literature? Try the 13 books on the Man Booker International Prize longlist

The shortlist will be announced on April 12, 2018.<p>The Man Booker International Prize currently recognises the best in translated fiction in English …

The Nostalgia for Long Ago, and Never More

Once upon a time in America—<p>There was no March Madness—and, in some quarters, year round, not much madness at all.<br>• There were no AR-15 rifles with …

Literature

Australian stars join NOW movement to stop workplace sexual harassment

A group of Australian celebrities has launched a not-for-profit organisation to end industrial and systemic sexual harassment in the workplace.<p>NOW …

Steve Smith won't step down as Australian captain, as Cameron Bancroft is charged with ball tampering

Steve Smith says he will not be "stepping down" as Australian captain after he and his leadership group instructed Cameron Bancroft to tamper with …

'Indescribable fear and suffering': Reflecting on three years covering the Middle East - News coverage - ABC News

As Sophie McNeill prepares to come home to Australia, she looks back on her time reporting in a region where bombing hospitals, denying civilians …

Secret video shows extent of ambulance ramping crisis at the Royal Hobart Hospital

The extent of ambulance ramping problems in Tasmania has become apparent with a new video from inside the Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH).<p>Shot secretly …

Stephen Hawking: Why you might want to give A Brief History Of Time another go

It's on your bookshelf. It looks well-worn. But it's never been read.<p>Stephen Hawking's A Brief History Of Time was an immediate sensation upon its …

Stephen Hawking: 13 times art met science

Stephen Hawking is the most famous genius of the modern age and has made numerous appearances on television and in songs and ads to back it up.<p>From …

Stephen Hawking dies aged 76, family says

Physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76, his family has said.<p>He died peacefully at his home in Cambridge in the early hours of this …

Record rubbish haul collected from Tasmania's remote World Heritage beaches

An annual clean up of some of Tasmania's most remote beaches has resulted in a record haul of rubbish.<p>More than 112,000 pieces of garbage were picked …

Ai Weiwei: Chinese dissident artist critiques Australia's treatment of asylum seekers ahead of Sydney Biennale

He is one of the world's most famous artists and China's best known dissident, and 60-year-old Ai Weiwei has a message for Australia when it comes to …

Daruk Training School: Alleged sex abuse of young boys 'nothing short of horrific', police say

The experiences allegedly inflicted upon young boys at a former Sydney boys' home were "nothing short of horrific", police said while revealing the …

50 Of The Best Horror Novels

I love a good scare, but the best horror novels don’t just provide frights, they also comment on society or maybe riff on tried-and-true tropes. With …

‘Wonder Woman’ Lynda Carter: This Is My #MeToo Story

In an exclusive interview with Tim Teeman, Lynda Carter, who played the feminist superhero on TV, reveals the sexual harassment she endured, …

Melania Knew

Dear America: Come on, you can’t be serious.<p>The ongoing saga over a president, a porn star and a payoff is so lewd and tawdry that it can’t simply be added to the ever-expanding list of horrible misbehaviors of a womanizing misogynist.<p>It’s not even the infidelity that most bothers me. I view that …

Donald Trump